Object Title

Percussion breech-loading military carbine - F. J. Manceaux and E. N. Vieillard Patent

Percussion breech-loading military carbine - F. J. Manceaux and E. N. Vieillard Patent

Date

1858

Object Number

XII.2139

Provenance

Transferred from COD Weedon, 1925. (1927 list no.399) Originally item No. 412 transferred from Enfield to Tower in 1891.

Physical Description

Burton Improved BL carbine. Rod missing

Dimensions

BarrelLength18 in
OverallLength34.5 in

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None Visible

Calibre

.577 in

Associations

Places Britain